Archive: MMA NEWS

May 21, 2014 6:08 am

FREE FIGHT VIDEO | Jake Ellenberger vs. Jake Shields

Jake Ellenberger worked Jake Shields over in the clinch, landing several big knees to the head, before finishing the former Strikeforce middleweight champion by TKO in the KO of the Week. Ellenberger faces Robbie Lawler at UFC 173 on May 24. Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

May 21, 2014 6:07 am

GSP Spends His Birthday Going Out With Chris Angel

Former UFC welterweight champ, Georges St-Pierre, is a man on the move. In his latest jive, we see him partying it up with famous magician, Criss Angel. The caption reads, “My friend @Crissangel took me out last night for my birthday. We had a blast!” Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

May 20, 2014 8:07 pm

PHOTO | Rampage Jackson Blasts King Mo AGAIN

Winning simply isn’t enough for former UFC light-heavyweight champion Quinton Jackson. In the latest insult to hit his social media, ‘Rampage’ takes another stab at his latest foe, King Mo. The caption reads, “Had 2 post this one so all the haters know I don’t give a damn about what they talking.. Haha I’m still...

May 20, 2014 7:56 pm

Nick Diaz Talks About Shogun Robbery And What He Would Have Done

Sidelined UFC fighter Nick Diaz talks about what he would have done in Shogun’s shoes, had he been approached by robbers. See what Nick has to say about GSP, right HERE. For those who missed it, Shogun Rua was robbed over the weekend in Brazil. Check that HERE. Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

May 20, 2014 1:54 pm

Gracie Says Arrest Just A Misunderstanding

Several MMA Fighter’s were arrested Monday morning outside a nightclub in New York. As of this report, most of the men involved are still jailed. Most notable among the arrested is Renzo Gracie, who was released this morning on a $10k Bond. Others involved include, Igor Gracie, Gregor Gracie and Andre Gusmao. In a recent...

May 20, 2014 1:44 pm

Faber Says Dillashaw Too Mean And Dirty For Barao

“I think he wins that fight. The reason I’m not being biased is because I fought T.J. and I fought Barao. I know it’s a very tough fight either way. Barao is amazing. I think the biggest difference will be this: Barao is a bigger guy than T.J., I think T.J. is going to be...

May 20, 2014 1:40 pm

Did Joe Rogan Kill A Mountain Lion Outside Of A Nightclub?

A report stating UFC commentator and stand-up comedian Joe Rogan had killed a wild animal outside of a club took off on its own recently. Now, the idea of Rogan even coming into contact with a mountain lion seems unbelievable, but the fact that he murdered the beast, well, that raises a few eyebrows. You...

May 20, 2014 1:36 pm

VIDEO | Renzo Gracie To Be Charged With Gang Assault Following Nightclub Brawl

Yesterday we learned that Renzo Gracie was arrested alongside his cousin Igor for an alleged incident outside a posh Manhattan nightclub. According to the report, Renzo and company beat up a bouncer and left the man hospitalized with broken bones. Now charges are coming to light, and the BJJ great could be hit with a...

May 20, 2014 1:28 pm

Rampage Not Done – Blasts King Mo On Twitter

Quinton Rampage Jackson won a narrow decision over King Mo Last Saturday and shortly after took to twitter with the following: King Mo owe me some dough.. Winner takes all!! @BellatorMMA — Quinton Jackson (@Rampage4real) May 19, 2014 I think u herd wrong fam.. @bellatormma #bellatorppv — Quinton Jackson (@Rampage4real) May 19, 2014 Share...

May 20, 2014 1:17 pm

Dana White Squashes 10 Year Beef With Ken Shamrock

UFC President Dana White and former UFC champ Ken Shamrock have had a long and very public rivalry for the past several years. Now TMZ is reporting that the feud between the two is over. Check it: Both Dana and Ken confirm to TMZ Sports … they spoke on the phone earlier today and hashed...

May 20, 2014 12:51 pm

BJJ Gym Being Sued By UFC Over Airing Of PPV

Stronghold Crossfit & Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, a gym located in California, has come under attack by the UFC. In court documents obtained by Combat Sports Law, the gym is being sued by Joe Hand Promotions after broadcasting UFC 145 in the gym back in 2012. It would appear they did not obtain the commercial exhibition...

May 20, 2014 12:42 pm

Urijah Faber: ‘Duane Ludwig Leaving Is A Breath Of Fresh Air’

“Duane did a great job running his practice and he’s passionate about his stuff. We implemented a lot of his drills during our set practices and it turned out great. But he was a little difficult to deal with here and there,” Faber said. “And so actually it’s kind of a breath of fresh air...

May 20, 2014 12:03 pm

New Bellator Champ Will Brooks Goes Off On Twitter

Will Brooks shocked the wold last Saturday when he upset Michael Chandler in the Bellator 120 co-main event. Now holding interim gold, the champ took to twitter to discuss the interesting predicament he finds himself in. check it: I honestly couldn't careless about what Bellator does next. I'll be here getting better and ready to...

May 20, 2014 10:51 am

UFC Announces Official TUF Latin America Cast

  The Ultimate Fighting Championship organization can reveal the English-language version of The Ultimate Fighter Latin America will screen exclusively on UFC FIGHT PASS for US subscribers. Filming is already underway in Las Vegas, with UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez leading a Mexican team against No.1 contender Fabricio Werdum’s squad of fighters from across Latin American. The season is scheduled to premiere on UFC FIGHT PASS®,...

May 20, 2014 8:47 am

Miesha Tate Poses With Boxing Great Shane Mosely

UFC bantamweight fighter, Miesha Tate hit the red carpet over the weekend to watch the bossman, Mr. Dana White, get recognized as a visionary in sports at the Sports Spectacular Gala. She’s seen here with boxing legend Shane Mosely and her significant other, Bryan Caraway. Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

May 20, 2014 8:47 am

Lawler: Ellenberger Striking Higher Level Than Hendricks

“[Ellenberger] is a hell of a fighter. He is well rounded and knocks people out. He always comes in shape and is one of the best fighters in the UFC. I would say his striking is higher level [than Johny’s]. He is sharp with his hands. He moves his feet really well. I don’t really...

May 20, 2014 8:47 am

King Mo Upset At Bellator Over Bias Promotion Of Rampage Jackson

“To be real with you. Viacom has been cool. Viacom are my people. Spike TV have been cool. But Bellator, they haven’t been that cool. Look how they promoted me. Look at everything Bjorn said in the promotion. “‘Rampage is God. Rampage, man, he could blow and make things fall down. Rampage is a black...

May 20, 2014 8:46 am

Commissioner Explains Scary Altercation With Rampage, Fines The MMA Star $10k

During the weigh-ins for Bellator 120, Quinton “Rampage” Jackson” shoved Muhammad “King Mo” Lawal, which prompted the Mississippi State Athletic Commission to fine the fighter a whopping $10,000. Commission Chairman Jon Lewis explained the decision to MMAjunkie, saying: “His behavior was the worst I’ve ever seen in professional sports…Hitting him for [$10,000] is light, I...

May 20, 2014 8:43 am

PHOTO | Kyle Noke Surfing, Beer In Hand

UFC welterweight Kyle Noke is enjoying his leisure time on the lake with ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone. The Caption Reads, “If you’re going to surf, you might as well have a beer in your hand. #SundayFunday” Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

May 20, 2014 8:43 am

CONGRATS! – Michael Bisping Gets Married

Michael ‘The Count’ Bisping has shared an image from his recent wedding with his supporting cast. The count married his longtime girlfriend and mother of his three children, Rebecca Bisping. Congrats Mike! Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

May 20, 2014 8:42 am

Ellenberger: ‘Fight against Lawler my world title fight’

“In my mind this is my world title fight right here. I have to succeed at this. Every fight is important but I haven’t looked an inch past this fight. This is it. This is my world title fight right here.” This weekend on pay-per-view, Jake Ellenberger and Robbie Lawler will square off on the...

May 20, 2014 8:42 am

Cole Miller Completes Triathalon Ahead Of McGregor Bout

Fan favorite featherweight and ‘UFC Dublin’ headliner, Cole Miller can add triathlete to his resume following a successful completion over the weekend. Had a great Tri today.Thanks @MaccaNow @FreshMealPlan @VersaClimber @DefenseSoap @Onnit recovery shake #ufcdublin — Cole Miller (@colemillerATT) May 18, 2014 Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit